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Designing a 3D Printed Shoe using nTop Platform

Fast Radius had an internal design challenge to create a shoe that could be printed as one part using an elastomeric material on HP's Multi-Jet Fusion technology. They designed workflows within nTop Platform…

Izzy de la Guardia
October 26, 2020

Design for Additive Manufacturing (DfAM) for Industrial Design Speaker Series

Our latest series of presentations by experts in the field exploring industrial design applications for additive manufacturing using computational design tools.

Duann Scott
October 21, 2020

Generative Design Tools That Put You In Control

Generative Design is getting a lot of attention — but what is it exactly? Here is why the current Generative Design concepts fall short and how nTop’s alternative approach enables you to unlock…

Alkaios Bournias Varotsis
September 14, 2020 • 7 min read

nTop Platform Supports the 3MF File Format with Beam Extension

With the new 3MF beam extension export complex geometry can be transferred from nTop Platform to software such as Magics in a lightweight, efficient manner.

Duann Scott
September 10, 2020

Is this the end of the STL file?

An explanation, a manifesto, call it what you will... Death to STL. A narrative on the history and the future of STL in our words.

Duann Scott
October 8, 2019 • 5 min read

Software That Keeps Pace with Engineers

We created nTop platform because advanced manufacturing requires faster and more flexible engineering tools. Our new modeling technology enables a step-change improvement in speed & complexity while an open platform gives you control…

Bradley Rothenberg
July 12, 2019 • 6 min read

Better performing parts, faster: Introducing nTop Platform

We learned from our customers that the faster they can design a better performing part the more innovative they can be - giving them the competitive edge to win new business.

Steve Costello
July 1, 2019 • 4 min read

Advanced Design Tools for Additively Manufactured Medical Devices

nTop platform is a powerful tool in a medical device designer’s toolbox. From complex geometry creation, repeatable workflows, and data management – nTop can be utilized as a key competitive advantage for product…

Alex Meckes
May 1, 2019 • 4 min read

Topology Optimization in a World of Fields and Implicit Geometry

Manual reconstruction of geometry after topology optimization is generally viewed as a major impediment, and this was the challenge first tackled in nTop Platform software. The resulting smooth geometry is generated in seconds…

Trevor Laughlin
April 25, 2019 • 10 min read